Category Archives: perspectives

Art and Controversy – notes on a love affair and taking a moment …

JT Winik, Precipice, 2004 (Looking Out Series) In a controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for the truth, and have begun striving for ourselves. — Buddha Controversy equalizes fools and wise men in the same … Continue reading

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AULD LANG SYNE – a toast to Anne

  Papa Hemingway                                                     Running Girls –  JT Winik “Characters who are on the screen from start to finish are not necessarily the ones who have the greatest impact.”—Jeanne Moreau “No one you love is ever truly lost.” – Ernest Hemingway … Continue reading

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Face Focus: reading between the lines

The face is the mirror of the mind, and eyes without speaking confess the secrets of the heart. – Thomas Sowell Pope Francis                                                                                           Rob Ford Match the words to the Faces: scornful    warm    aggressive   COMFORTABLE   irritable   … Continue reading

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Chet Baker — the temptations of mystery

 “Chet Baker sang with an innocent sweetness that made girls fall right out of their saddle oxfords.” – Rex Reed It’s to Baker’s credit that he’s the most widely debated vocalist since Al Jolson: to some…there are incredibly deep emotions … Continue reading

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